TV on the Radio, Gang Gang Dance, Chin Chin at Prospect Park Bandshell, 5:30

Shilpa Ray and her Happy Hookers at Cake Shop, 8ish

Walter Schriefels Band at Maxwell’s (Hoboken), 8:30


Royal Bangs, the XX at Pianos, 8ish (the XX also play at Wburg Music Hall w/Friendly Fires on Thursday and at the South Street Seaport w/ School of Seven Bells on Friday at 6)


Yeasayer, Amazing Baby at Pier 54 (Hudson River Park), 6, FREE

CANYONS, Justin Miller and Jacques Renault at Rocks Off Concert Cruises, 11:30


The Drums at Glasslands, 8ish

The Walkmen and High Places at the Guggenheim Museum, 8

Animal Collective and Black Dice at the Prospect Park Bandshell, 5:30 (and Saturday, with Zomby)

The Beets and others at the Silent Barn, 8:30ish

Dungen and Woods at The Bell House, 10


The Phenomenal Handclap Band, Tanlines at the Yard, 3

Teengirl Fantasy and Ecstatic Sunshine, (le) Poisson Rouge, 11

Publicist (Trans Am, Ian Svenonius) DIY Disco Dance Party! at the Market Hotel, 11:30


Dinosaur Jr. and The Walkmen at Central Park Summerstage, 3 FREE

Del tha Funkee Homosapien, Gravy Train!!!!, DD/MM/YYYY at the Williamsburg Waterfront, 2ish

Northampton Woods (Thurston Moore & Bill Nace), Carlos Giffoni at Glasslands, 9